Accountant - CCG GAR Rest of Asia

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    Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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·        Job Description

What You'll Do

Cisco Global Accounting & Reporting (GAR) is comprised of several groups that are committed to supporting business processes with a high level of integrity and credibility through developing, influencing and implementing global financial policy and process and effective partnering.

Who You'll Work With

Cisco Global Accounting & Reporting (GAR) is committed to being a valued Finance business partner focusing on controllership oversight, delivery of accounting services and compliance assurance. As a Senior Accountant, the position involves taking ownership and accountability of the financial statements of the legal entity. The role is suited for an individual who has worked within a Global shared service center environment, and having a strong accounting, audit & local compliance experience.

Who You Are

* Senior Accountant will be responsible for core accounting operations for a group of entities and work with Controller /Finance Manager .

* End to End accounting responsibilities in coordination with process team and outsourced vendor.

* Accountable for compliance related deliverables (external statutory audits, internal GRC audits, SOX)

* Manage relationship with outsourced Stat/ Tax service provider for compliance, execution, associated local filings and audits.

* Preparation of financial statements in line with local GAAP for Asia Pacific region legal entities.

* Ability to work collaboratively with the Process Leads & Controllers to identify innovative, strategic opportunities for accounting improvements in the region.

Minimum Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree in Finance; CA preferred

* 8 Years of experience required

* Ideally, a minimum of 3 year's relevant working experience gained in an international oriented environment.

Desired Skills

* Strong accounting background and working knowledge of GAAP

* Ability to quickly interpret and understand local requirements and valid treatments for both Local and GAAP purposes

* Hyperion knowledge- advantageous

* Oracle- advantageous

* Ability to work independently and effectively manage Vendors.

* Excellent oral and written communication skills in English - essential.

Why Cisco

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We Are Cisco.


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Our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. But our edge doesn't come from technology. It comes from our people. We're looking for the kind of people who take smart risks, thrive in diverse environments, inspire their colleagues, and are committed to having an impact on the world. Whether you create technology solutions that redefine business or build connections that strengthen the community, you can make it happen at Cisco!